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  Purpose-built Taxi Trial: Final review and recommendations

In December 2013, a four year trial of Purpose-Built Taxi (PBT) vehicles in the Perth Taxi Control Area commenced. The objective of the PBT trial was to assess whether a purpose-built vehicle was better placed than a standard taxi vehicle to overcome taxi-specific safety issues such as driver and passenger assaults.

This document provides a summary for the performance of a Purpose Built Taxi (PBT) and makes recommendations for their continued use in the Western Australian on-demand transport industry context.

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